Azure policy: How to trigger evaluation manually

Matteo 101 Reputation points

Dear all,
other than waiting 24hrs or make a little resource change that would trigger it within 15 minutes, do we have any way to trigger already applied policies evaluation?

This methodology that was working before now seems to be ignored.

$subscriptionId = "SubscriptionID"
$uri = "$subscriptionId/providers/Microsoft.PolicyInsights/policyStates/latest/triggerEvaluation?api-version=2018-07-01-preview"
$azContext = Get-AzContext
$azProfile = [Microsoft.Azure.Commands.Common.Authentication.Abstractions.AzureRmProfileProvider]::Instance.Profile
$profileClient = New-Object -TypeName Microsoft.Azure.Commands.ResourceManager.Common.RMProfileClient -ArgumentList ($azProfile)
$token = $profileClient.AcquireAccessToken($azContext.Tenant.Id)
$authHeader = @{
    'Authorization'='Bearer ' + $token.AccessToken
Invoke-RestMethod -Method Post -Uri $uri -UseBasicParsing -Headers $authHeader -Debug

Any advice on it would be great.

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Azure Policy
An Azure service that is used to implement corporate governance and standards at scale for Azure resources.
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  1. Shannmuka Buddabathini 0 Reputation points

    I think this Azure CLI command "az policy state trigger-scan" should also work.

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